The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for HP UFT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 87 80
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7  
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 18 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.44% 0.50% 1.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.64% 3.33% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 21
Median salary £45,000 £42,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.50% -15.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,700 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

HP UFT is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 271 180 202
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 21.71% 15.04% 14.54%
Number of salaries quoted 162 117 135
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +13.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing HP UFT as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in Edinburgh

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HP UFT in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for HP UFT in Edinburgh

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP UFT in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for HP UFT in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing HP UFT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 19 (86.36%) Software Testing
1 19 (86.36%) Defect Management
2 17 (77.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (54.55%) HP
4 12 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (50.00%) Test Strategy
5 11 (50.00%) Selenium
5 11 (50.00%) Test Management
6 10 (45.45%) Test Automation
6 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 10 (45.45%) Cucumber
7 9 (40.91%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (40.91%) SDLC
7 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (40.91%) ISTQB
7 9 (40.91%) Degree
7 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
7 9 (40.91%) Cognizant
7 9 (40.91%) Windows
7 9 (40.91%) Waterfall
7 9 (40.91%) Test Scripting
7 9 (40.91%) V-Model
7 9 (40.91%) Integration Testing
8 8 (36.36%) SpecFlow
8 8 (36.36%) Gherkin
8 8 (36.36%) Finance
8 8 (36.36%) Scenario Testing
9 6 (27.27%) FitNesse

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Selenium
2 10 (45.45%) Cucumber
3 8 (36.36%) SpecFlow
4 6 (27.27%) FitNesse
5 3 (13.64%) LoadRunner
6 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Analyst
1 17 (77.27%) Test Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Test Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 2 (9.09%) Test Leader
3 2 (9.09%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Defect Management
1 19 (86.36%) Software Testing
2 17 (77.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (50.00%) Test Management
4 11 (50.00%) Test Strategy
5 10 (45.45%) Test Automation
6 9 (40.91%) Integration Testing
6 9 (40.91%) SDLC
6 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (40.91%) Test Scripting
6 9 (40.91%) V-Model
6 9 (40.91%) Waterfall
7 8 (36.36%) Scenario Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Programme Delivery
9 2 (9.09%) Coaching
9 2 (9.09%) ETL
9 2 (9.09%) Prototyping
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
1 9 (40.91%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) HP
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 9 (40.91%) Cognizant
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Posted: 20 days ago